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  • The GHYLA Scheduling Meeting will be held on January 8th, 2015
  • at The Downtown Club at Met, 340 West Dallas St., starting at 6:00
  • Regular season schedules should be completed prior to the meeting
  • schedules will only be confirmed during the meeting
  • GHYLA dues are due in January (see Handouts tab)

Greater Houston Youth Lacrosse Association

Welcome to the home of the Greater Houston Youth Lacrosse Association.
The mission of the GHYLA is to organize, develop, and promote middle and elementary school lacrosse in the Greater Houston area, and to honor the game by instilling the values of scholastic achievement, sportsmanship, and individual development.

The GHYLA consists of teams from the following organizations:
Clear Lake, Cy-Fair, Fort Bend, Frank Black MS, Friendswood, HYLAX, Katy, Kingwood, Kinkaid, Klein, Lobo Lacrosse, Magnolia, Memorial, Outlaws, 
Pearland, Pin Oak, Pershing, Presbyterian, Richmond, Saints, Sienna, and Woodlands.

The GHYLA is composed of five playing-level divisions:
8th graders, 7th graders, the Young Guns (5th and 6th graders),  4th Grade and Under (4U), and 2nd Grade and Under (2U) Division. 

Next Level Lacrosse will be holding player evaluations on March 8th and 15th at the Friendswood Lacrosse Center, 402 Laurel Drive. Summer travel teams will be formed for:

High School




Please contact Coach Staub at for additional information or any questions you may have.

Sienna Panthers Claws Travel Team Tryouts

Sienna Panthers Claws Travel Teams are holding tryouts for their 2015 Summer Program on Sunday, February 15, 2015, Sunday, March 22, 2015 or Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Camp Sienna Fields (7725 Camp Sienna Trail, Missouri City, TX 77459).

Claws Travel Teams will participate in one local tournament and 2 northeast tournaments the summer of 2015. New players will receive custom helmets, reversibles, shorts and shooting shirts.

1 Session on February 15:

-4:00pm to 5:30pm

2 Sessions Per March 22 & March 29:

-1:00pm to 2:30pm (Session 1)

-4:00pm to 5:30pm (Session 2)


2nd Grade & Under (Boys) (Graduation 2025)

4th Grade & Under (Boys) (Graduation 2023)

6th Grade & Under (Boys) (Graduation 2021)

8th Grade & Under (Boys) (Graduation 2019)

10th Grade & Under (Boys) (Graduation 2017)

Choose a Session, Register on TODAY: Choose a session (either 1 or 2). Players that choose session 1 may be asked to stay for session 2.

Cost for Tryout: $50.00 (non-refundable)

Pinnie for Tryout: All players will receive a pinnie for tryouts


-Aloha Tournament - May 23 & 24 2015 (Houston, Texas)

-LI Lacrosse Festival - June 20 & 21, 2015 (Melville, NY)

-Jimmy McGrath Tournament - June 27, 2015 (Garden City, NY)

Millon Camp In Stony Brook, NY Run by Hall of Fame Attackman Mark Millon (optional):

-Millon Camp (Stony Brook, NY) - June 28 to July 3, 2015

-Discount for Claws: $645 (for entire week of sleep away camp) (regular price: $789 for week of sleep away camp)

-For more info, go to:

Cost to Play for Claws 2015 Summer Team:

-$325 (For players that already have Claws uniform, helmet)

-$600 (For players that do not currently have a Claws uniform, helmet)




August 31, 2011

GHYLA has been granted tax-exempt status as a 501(c)(3) organization

GHYLA received designation as a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to GHYLA are also tax deductible under section 170 of the Code. GHYLA is also qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers, or gifts under section 2055, 2016, or 2522 of the Code. Please contact the GHYLA treasurer ( if you wish to make any donations.